Here is an Android-powered aftermarket touchscreen infotainment unit especially designed for the base model of the 2020 Hyundai Creta. Read here to know more about it.
Hyundai launched the 2020 Creta at a starting price of Rs. 9.99 lakh for both petrol and diesel variants. To match the starting price of entry-level petrol and diesel variant, Hyundai is offering them in two different trims. The entry-level petrol variant is available in EX grade, while the low-end trim with diesel engine comes with the E-level features. The latter is a trimmed down version of the EX trim. However, the difference between the two is only limited to a music system and steering mounted audio controls. However, the lower of the two models can now be had with an aftermarket touchscreen unit that supports smartphone connectivity through Android Auto.
The Android-powered system is quite affordable with a starting price of Rs. 9,999.
While there are plenty of 2-din head units available in the market, this one has been specifically designed for the 2020 Hyundai Creta. It can be seen in the pictures that it sits flush to the centre console of the dashboard. Also, this unit boasts of a 9-inch display, making it shy of just 1-inch in comparison to the 10-inch unit available on the range-topping trim of the Creta. It features an IPS-LCD display with 1080p resolution, which is secured with a 2.5D Gorilla glass to save the unit from any type of scratches.
The unit is powered by Android OS 8.1. Thus, it can support a slew of apps, such as YouTube, Google Maps, Playstore, Google Search, phone calls, and Mirror Link. The processing duties are performed by a quad-core MediaTek processor in conjunction with a 1GB/2GB RAM. The system also offers 2 storage options – 16GB and 32GB.
This system supports all android-based applications as a mobile phone.
Talking of the connectivity options, it offers 2 USB slots, AUX port, Bluetooth connectivity, and can use phone’s WiFi as well. It offers the convenience of an equalizer and can support speakers with a combined output of 240 Watts without the use of an amplifier. The system also offers compatibility to a reverse parking camera and steering mounted controls. The manufacturer is also offering a warranty of 1 year on this head unit. Also, it is affordable, since the 1GB/16GB version is priced at Rs. 9,999 and the 2GB/32GB version is priced at Rs. 11,999.